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Lance and Lisa Ratze serve as Family Life Pastors at Metro Believers Church. Their primary responsibility is to minister to children and the families of MBC by identifying their needs, educating and spiritually guiding them. They oversee the Kid's Station classes on Sunday mornings as well as organize events and plan programs that specifically cater to children and families.


Lance grew up in Rockford, IL. He is a 1995 graduate of North Central University with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Pastoral Studies. Lance is a licensed minister with over twenty years of ministry experience. Lance's interests include traveling, weight training, and spending time with family and friends.


Lisa grew up in Fulda, MN. She is a 1997 graduate of North Central University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Elementary Education with a Kindergarten Endorsement.  After teaching in Christian Schools for more than five years her new class now consists of their three children: Joshua, Alyssa, and Kaden. Lisa’s interests include baking, traveling, being outdoors and spending time with family and friends.


In addition their ministry at Metro Believers Church they also are the proud owners of Yola’s Cafe on Madison’s west-side.

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